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LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Children's Miracle Network of Southwest Louisiana raised $311,554.39 during their annual telecast broadcast live on KPLC this year.
The money raised by the telecast and other annual Children's Miracle Network fundraisers is used locally to help improve pediatric medical care services and health education opportunities in the Southwest Louisiana Region.
"Children are one of our most precious resources," says Anna Catherine Viator, Annual Events Manager for Children's Miracle Network. "Because of the generous support of the community, CMN is able to provide hope and healing to the children in Southwest Louisiana. We are very grateful for our loyal supporters as you continue to help us make miracles!"
The 8.5 hour broadcast brought in phone pledges from around the community and featured local children's "miracle" stories.